Robotics Team Wins Multiple Awards

The Weather Capital Robotics team brought home a few awards this past weekend.  The robot called "Boris" had to win two back-to-back free-for-all matches where it was pitted against 7 other robots each time in order to win the King of the Ring trophy.

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Matt Thom was awarded a BotsIQ $1000 Joseph Doerfler  Memorial Scholarship from a field of applicants representing 80 other teams across South-West Pennsylvania.

Matt Thom award
 

Our team also won the "Most Spirited Team award for the 3rd year in a row, for which the team will receive a $500 check.

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Participants from PAHS who attended the competition include: Michael Setree, Aiden Shaffer, Meghan Weber, Madison May, Dawson Neufeld, Joshua Osborn, Zachary Schiel, Zachary Sprankle, Savannah Switlick, Austin Yoder, Logan Zeitler, Isabella Lester, Aaron Schiel, Nathan Thom, Madison Barr, Devon Clark, Jordan Gillen, Daniel Kunselman, Stipe Nicholson, Mackenzie Reiter, Jachob Haines, Shane Knox, Blade Pierce, Kaitlyn Weber, Alex Beane, Devin Bishop, Aiden Hill, Megan Ray, Devynn Shaffer, Brandon Smeal, Matthew Thom, Jake Sikora  

Way to go, Chucks!